About Us

Founder of the competition and co-owner of the copyright for the project. Artist, architect. Founder and curator of international events in Poland and Ukraine. Was born in Kharkiv (Ukraine). Lives in the city of Gdansk (Poland). In 2006 graduated from the Kharkiv College of Architecture with a degree in Architects of Buildings and Structures. In 2009 graduated from the Kharkiv Institute of Fashion and Design with a degree in Interior Designer. Since 2010, free-lance — designer. Since 2012, a member of the Union of Art Fans of Lviv. Since 2017, the curator of the Kharkiv branch of the International Watercolor Society Ukraine (IWS Ukraine).

Since 2018, the president of the Polish branch of the International Watercolor Society — IWS Poland

Founder and organizer of the 1st international exhibition-biennale “Our Wonderful World” in Kharkiv in 2018

Since 2019, Member of the art group «ART 5». Organizer of the exhibition of the art group «ART 5» in Gdansk, 2019

Founder and organizer of the 1st International Watercolor Competition «Step by Step» in 2018, 2019, 2020 year   

Organizer of the 1st international festival of watercolor art dedicated to the award ceremony of the competition «Step by Step» in Poland, Gdansk 2019  

Organizer of the International watercolor exhibition tour (IWET) «Our Wonderful World» Ukraine-Poland 2020 year (owworld.eu)

In 2017, began exhibition activities. The participant, finalist and jury member of international exhibitions, festivals, open-airs, competitions in watercolors.

2017 — International exhibition of watercolors «World of Watercolors» in Bratislava, Slovakia

2018 — International Festival of Watercolors in Dubai, UAE

2018 — International Festival of Watercolors in Fabriano, Italy

2018 — International exhibition — Biennale «Our Wonderful World» Kharkiv, Ukraine

2018 — International Festival of Watercolors in Prague, Czech Republic (Appreciation award)

2018 — 1st International IWS Watercolor Diary and mail art exhibition 365 days 365 artists Budapest, Hungary

2018 — International watercolor exhibition «Watercolor Album» in Kyiv, Ukraine

2019 — Exhibition of watercolor art of the group «ART-5» Gdansk, Poland (curator and participant of the exhibition)

2019 — International Exhibition of Watercolor Art in Bucharest, Romania

2019 — 3rd International Watercolor Biennale “Watercolor and Peace” Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

2019 — International exhibition-competition «Watercolor Monologues» in Lviv, Ukraine

2019 – II International Watercolor festival «Mini Watercolor Kyiv» in Kyiv, Ukraine

2019 —  II International Triennial “WATER color & SPIRIT” in Varna, Bulgaria

2019 — International Watercolor Youth Festival in Plovdiv, Bulgaria

2019 – International Watercolor Exhibition «DNI-PRO» Cherkasy, Ukraine

2019 — Global Association of Watercolor Artists online contest — finalist

2019 — 1st international festival of watercolor art dedicated to the award ceremony of the competition «Step by Step» in Gdansk, Poland  

2019 — International watercolor exhibition leaders IWS and world watercolor masters in Gdansk, Poland

2019 – International Watercolor exhibition «Watercolor Art Zurich 2019 » in Zurich, Switzerland

2019 – International masters of watercolor alliance (IMWA), 1-st Member Selection Watercolor Online Contest – finalist

2019 — International watercolor contest “WATERCOLORium» — jury member

2019 – First international watercolor festival for children «The magic of watercolor» — jury member

Contact Information: 

Yuliia Kochetova    (fb: Julia Kochetova) e-mail: jkocheto@gmail.com